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DIY Car Hacks to Clean Up the Messiest of Car Messes

Messy cars. We've seen them, we've ridden in them, we've owned them. Depending on how you look at it, a messy car can mean all sorts of things. …

Would You Rather Buy or Lease a Car?

Driving a brand new car is exciting. It's a little hard to describe, but once you feel it, you never forget it. Luckily, there are a few different …

Help Your Kid Build their Credit Score - Co-Sign Their Vehicle Loan

Paying an arm and a leg just to establish your credit score isn’t the only option for this generation of young adults. For teens and 20-somethings …

How to Purchase a Vehicle for Every Stage of Your Life

With children, there are always these tiny changes signaling new stages of life. For instance, the time your little one traded in her rattle for …

What You Need to Know About Car Seat Safety in Minnesota

Some of you reading this probably remember a time before car seat safety was "a thing." In fact, some of you might remember a time when sitting on …

4 Car Buying Hidden Costs Most Auto Dealers Don't Tell You About

When you set out to purchase a car, there are a few things you end up paying for beyond the sticker price. Now, some dealerships might try and hide …

Financing Through a Dealership Vs. Third Party Financing

When you finance a vehicle and drive it off the dealership lot, the vehicle you’re driving is yours, and it’s been paid for in full by your lending …

The Multi-Point Car Inspection in Action

In our service department, we keep Miller Auto & Marine’s Five-Star Experience at the core of everything we do. Each time you bring your vehicle into …

4 Benefits of Financing Through a Dealership Instead of Your Bank

One of the first decisions you’ll make when you decide to finance a vehicle purchase is where and how you’ll finance the purchase. The most common …

Financing Your Car 101

With 43 percent of vehicle owners choosing to finance, financing your car is the most popular path toward ownership. For many individuals and …

Stuck with a flat tire? here's How to Change a Tire in 10 steps

A flat tire typically shows up unexpectedly and catapults itself onto the top of your priority list. A flat tire can happen to anyone at any time. It …

5 Questions to Determine if You Can Trust Your Car Salesperson

When you walk into a dealership looking to buy a car, your first point of contact will likely be a salesperson. If you’ve been primed by films and …

Meet Our Tech: Joe Sundermann

At Miller Auto & Marine, our auto technicians spend most their time behind the scenes repairing and maintaining the vehicles we count on to get us …

Do You Know How Much These Car Repairs Cost? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Everybody hates dumping money into their vehicle to get it repaired. It's one of the necessary evils of life. So, we've put together this handy …

6 Driving Distractions that Cause Accidents and How to Avoid Them [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know the average time a driver’s eyes are off the road during a distraction is five seconds? That’s long enough to drive the distance of a …

When Your Family Grows by 2 Feet, Your Vehicle Also Needs to Grow

Sometimes life changes bit by bit with lots of time to readjust and reflect. At other times, life changes so quickly you might not have time to get …

Your Vehicle Needs Maintenance: What, When, and Why

Think of how often you rely and depend on your vehicle. Whether it’s going to work or school, running errands, or transporting others, most people …

Best Vehicles that Seat Five or More for Under $15,000

It’s perfectly normal to be on the fence about purchasing a vehicle. There are so many variables to consider: Is the timing right? Will I choose a …

Is Miller’s Price Match Guarantee All it Promises to Be?

I get it. It’s not always easy to tell if someone has your best interests in mind. And when phrases like “that’s how they get you” and “if it sounds …

3 Things to Look for in a Trusted Mechanic

When your vehicle is broken down or in need of routine maintenance, having a trustworthy mechanic you can turn to is priceless. For some, deciding …

4 Modern Car Features that Didn’t Exist a Decade Ago

The world was a vastly different place ten years ago. In 2006, the Motorola Razr was the most popular cell phone, Pluto lost its planetary status, …

Preventative Maintenance can Keep your Car Healthy [INFOGRAPHIC]

To keep your car happy, healthy, and running well past its prime, preventative maintenance is critical. The infographic below outlines some items you …

6 Car Repair Costs that Rival the Price of a Down Payment [Infographic]

It’s not an uncommon situation. Your trusty ride is broken down, and you’re awaiting the mechanic’s prognosis. As you go about your day hoping for …

“I Can Rock the Minivan” – A Central Minnesota Family’s Personal Story of Buying a Minivan

Krysta Roemeling has bought her last three vehicles from Miller Auto & Marine. You could say she’s a loyal customer – and there are a few reasons for …

5 Reasons to Buy a New Car

Wondering whether you should buy a new car, settle on a used one, or simply keep maintaining your current vehicle?<p>Thanks to recent advances in car …

3 Car Repairs You Simply Cannot Do Yourself

When it comes to saving money on car repairs, it's important to know what jobs you can tackle yourself, and what car repairs you cannot fix yourself, …

4 Reasons to Buy a Used Car

Buying a car is an enormous investment, requiring time, attention to detail, and research to get the process exactly right. Before heading to the …

Vehicle Tech Certifications: Which Ones Do Ours Carry?

For those who aren't well-versed with the ins and outs of automotive care, car repair shops have more similarities than differences. After all, any …

How Much Car Can You Afford? Consider this...

The car you want and the car you can afford are often very different things. Not everyone has the kind of income to buy a new vehicle at a moment's …

Minnesota Driving Laws for Your Teen

The moment a child gets behind the wheel for the first time is one of the most critical times in any parent's life. Teaching your child to drive may …